Full Time Systems Administrator, Chicago, IL, Steadfast.net - $100 Reward for Resumes
We've been growing be leaps and bounds here at Steadfast Networks and we're looking to fill a couple systems administrator positions. To get us more leads on staff we're offering a $100 reward for people to come to the interview or to send us a resume for someone who ends up getting interviewed,
1. Willing/able to accept the job offer, for on-site work in Chicago, and start the job within 4 weeks of the interview.
2. Multiple years of systems administration experience. Does not need to be specific to the hosting industry, but should be Linux centric (Windows Server experience is still valued). Computer science and/or development experience is helpful.
3. The job is in an area of interest that the person is committed to and interesting in long term. We look for long term relationships, someone who can grow with the company.
4. Ability for critical thinking and good communication skills. We're still a smaller company and looking for input for continuous improvement from all directions.
5. Good hardware diagnostic abilities, or ability to easily learn. Willingness and ability to lift/move 30-40 pounds as occasionally needed.
Job Description: Systems Administrator
Hours: 9am to 9pm or 9pm to 9am; 4 days on 4 days off
Site(s): 350 E. Cermak, Chicago, IL / 725 S. Wells, Chicago, IL
Salary: $32,000 - $48,000 salaried annually, dependent on experience/skill set
Other Benefits: Health Insurance (80% of premium paid), Dental Insurance (100% paid), 401k (matching up to 4% of salary after 1 year), Paid vacation (starting after 6 months), Monthly staff events (Food and drink provided for sporting events, gatherings, etc.)
Description: A systems administrator at Steadfast is responsible for customer-facing hardware, software, and network support on an ongoing basis. They are responsible for answering all technical support questions that come in via telephone or e-mail (ticket system) and escalating issues that are either: 1. Beyond their skillset or 2. Global in nature (relating to the system overall --- e.g., global network issues, global policy issues or any part of the Steadfast system that is causing trouble for customers).
Additionally, systems administrators are responsible for assisting colocation customers with physical access to our datacenter spaces. At 350 E. Cermak this includes working with Digital Realty Trust security in granting access for authorized customers into our datacenter space and assisitng those customers with any packages/shipments they might have (within reason).
Systems administrators are to keep “in touch” via regular communication with other staff members and management in person or via our internal chat system to coordinate support activities across sites.
Email a complete resume, using the subject "SA Job Application," to [email protected] along with a statement as to why you feel a systems administration job at Steadfast is a good fit for you.
To claim the $100 reward, either come to the interview and we can get you $100 cash or a check or if you're referring someone else payment can be made via PayPal. Just provide your PayPal email address and the name of the person you're referring. Payment would be made after the interview is conducted.
About Steadfast Networks
Steadfast Networks is a Chicago based web services provider that provides VPS/virtualization, dedicated servers, and colocation services out of its own data center facilities (20,000+ sq. ft.) and using its own international network (over 100 direct peers around the world). At Steadfast Networks, we pride ourselves in providing our customers with high quality and exceptionally reliable services at a very reasonable price. While our services are geared towards small and medium businesses, Internet/network service providers, and the financial sector, we are able to accommodate customers of all sizes, from a simple VPS account to a complex multi-gigabit configuration. Having been in the web hosting industry since August of 1998, we are highly experienced in all aspects of our service offerings and offer financial stability (Inc. 5000 3 years in a row), as well as the structural stability (same ownership for 12+ years).
Last edited by KarlZimmer; 04-26-2011 at 08:00 PM.